Florida Modified Driver DQ’d After Tire Test at New Smyrna

February 26, 2018 • App, Archives, Modifieds, Region - Southeast, Speedweeks Central, Speedweeks Central - Pavement, Ticker

New Smyrna Speedway officials have announced that Tank Tucker’s Florida Modifieds victory on night No. 7 of the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing has been disqualified following testing of a tire sample.


Track officials sent a tire sample to a laboratory for testing. According to a Facebook post on the track’s official Facebook page, the results came back late last week and “did not conform with the benchmark sample.”


The full statement can be found by clicking here.


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The disqualification of Tucker gave the victory to Wayne Parker. Parker’s win total for the 2018 World Series is now at four victories. Tucker now has just one victory to his credit for this year. Jerry Symons was the series champion for the week.


An on-demand replay of that night’s Trackside Now coverage on can be found by clicking here.


-By Rob Blount, Southeast Editor

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